Yuko KAMEDA

Sophia University (Japan)

Yuko KAMEDA completed BA in Environmental Studies and History in Art and MA in Pacific and Asian Studies at the University of Victoria, Canada. Studying the indigenous arts and ethno-ecology of the West Coast of British Columbia guided her to study the indigenous Ainu people of Japan. She was working as a research fellow at the Center for Global Discovery at Sophia University for one year. She has nearly completing Ph.D. thesis at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

 

Participation in MUTUAL IMAGES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION events

MUTUAL IMAGES 5th International Workshop (2017):

Japan and Asia: Representations of Selfness and Otherness

Participant: 

"Representations of the Ainu as an Other in Japanese Imaginary"